Michael Gatto

Michael Gatto

Title: Adjunct Instructor
Dept/Program: School Of Dance, Theatre and Arts Administration
Email: mgatto@uakron.edu


Michael is a proud member of Actor's Equity and a recognized Advanced Actor-Combatant with the Society of American Fight Directors. He has been teaching theatre at local universities since 2010, and has performed professionally for the past 15 years in New York, Alabama, Cleveland, and Akron. Some performance credits include Julius Caesar, Equivocation, Streetcar (Rubber City Theater); Macbeth, Twelfth Night, The Bear (Great Lakes Theater), Henry VIa, Henry VIb, RIII, To Kill a Mockingbird (ASF); Romeo and Juliet (American Globe Theater); more.


  • MFA in Acting - Alabama Shakespeare Festival/University of Alabama's MFA/PAT Program
  • BFA in Acting - University of the Arts


Experiencing Theatre,

Acting III